Entries tagged 'health'

The following 6 entries have been tagged using the term health. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

Spanish flu arrived on Guernsey
The disease spread rapidly and killed 115 people over the course of two months

Typhoid suspect holidaymaker flies home
The visitor had already been to Jersey. Her brother was ill with the disease back home.

Guernsey nurses go on hunger strike
The nurses were protesting against the quality of the food in their quarters.

Princess Elizabeth opened Guernsey’s hospital
The future queen visited Guernsey by boat with her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh.

St Johns undertook its first Guernsey rescue
St John's provides ambulance and rescue services across Guernsey and Alderney.

Guernsey bans smoking in public places
Guernsey banned smoking in all public places in January 1972.